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Investing in solar panels for your home is a bright idea. Our solar PV package will guarantee you an income for the next 20 years#. You'll also save on your energy bills and protect yourself from future energy costs too.
Here's an example of the costs, savings and income you could expect. We've made some assumptions. The guide is based on electricity rates at 14.4p per unit; your roof is south-facing with a pitch of 30 degrees; you use 50% of the electricity you produce, and the other 50% is exported to the National Grid.
For more information and to book a free, no obligation survey and quotation call us now. We can also arrange your EPC survey.
or call us on 0845 076 7648* quoting code SPVSSE
In response to Phase 2A of the FiT Consultation, DECC has confirmed the planned changes to the Feed-in Tariff for solar electricity installations which will have taken effect from 1 August 2012.
The changes to the FiT are as follows:
SSE is the only energy supplier to be voted best for customer service since 2006^. This means that you'll get the right advice and high quality service from our fully qualified teams. Our after care service will also make sure your questions are answered and you're making the most out of your investment.
*We may monitor your call to help improve our customer service.
# As per 'Feed-in Tariffs - Government response to the 2009 Consultation Paper' which can be found at www.decc.gov.uk. Please note that in order to be eligible to receive Feed-in Tariff payments you must agree to and comply with the criteria laid out in our Statement of FiT Terms and Conditions which can be found here: PDF file: Feed-in Tariff Terms and Conditions (83KB).
†Based on the equivalent saving of 14.4p per standard unit rate of electricity, which may vary from time to time and a Feed-in Tariff of 16p/kWh as per 'Feed-in Tariffs - Government response to the 2009 Consultation Paper' which can be found at www.decc.gov.uk; plus 4.5p/kWh as an export tariff from SSE (deemed FiT export level set by the Government in Article 14(b) of the Feed in-Tariffs Order 2010). For retrofit systems < 4kW. Cost base on a 2.5 kWp system, fully installed including delivery and VAT and an annual output of 2147 kWh. Actual energy savings vary depending on a householder’s circumstances. Figures subject to change by the Government from 1 August 2012.
^SSE is a trading name of SSE Energy Supply Limited, voted Best for Customer Service every year since 2006 in the uSwitch Customer Satisfaction Reports.
**SSE Energy Supply Ltd and SSE Generation Ltd are members of The SSE Group. SSE Generation Ltd generates more renewable electricity than any other energy company in the UK. Based on installed capacity - see SSE Annual Report 2012 (May 2012) and Digest of United Kingdom Energy Statistics.
***Source: Energy Saving Trust.
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PDF file: About Feed-in Tariffs (502KB)
Find out how you can save money by generating your own electricity through a Feed-in Tariff.
We've been helping people take control with solar energy for over five years. As an experienced installer we are able to guarantee output – and savings – for decades to come. Just the sort of commitment you’d expect from the UK’s number one energy supplier for customer service.^
We are the UK's leading generator of renewable energy** and we want to help our customers join in. Solar PV home systems can reduce carbon output by up to 1000kg each year***. Saving money and the environment – now that’s taking control.
SSE is a trading name of:
SSE Energy Supply Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 03757502 (Supply of Electricity, Home Phone, Broadband and Feed in Tariffs);
Southern Electric Gas Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 02716495 (Supply of Gas);
SSE Water Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 06021063 (Supply of Water);
SSE Home Services Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC292102 (Heating & Wiring, Shield Care & Servicing, Heating & Electrical Installations & Eco);
SSE Energy Solutions Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC386054(Energy Efficiency Installations & Insulation Products);
SSE Green Deal Provider Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC432920(Green Deal scheme)
All members of the SSE Group
The Registered Office of SSE Energy Supply Limited, Southern Electric Gas Limited and SSE Water Limited is 55 Vastern Road Reading Berkshire RG1 8BU
The Registered Office of SSE Home Services Limited, SSE Energy Solutions Limited and SSE Green Deal Provider Limited is Inveralmond House 200 Dunkeld Road Perth PH1 3AQ